Android Short Codes – Tips and Tricks

Hi Folks! In my previous post, I shared Trick to remove protection from an Excel sheet. I am sure you must have used it by now. Today, I am going to share almost all short codes which work on an Android Device. I wish that this benefits you all.

##4636##      

Display information about Phone, Battery and Usage statistics

##34971539##  

Shows completes information about the camera

##7594##       

Changing the power button behaviour-Enables direct power off once the code enabled (Use at your own discretion)

##273283255663282##*

For a quick backup to all your media files (All Android Devices comes with auto back-up facility – I don’t know why do want to use this code. But if you wish to, use at your own discretion)

##197328640##     

Enabling test mode for service activity (Use at your own discretion)

##232339## OR ##526##   

Wireless Lan Tests (Use at your own discretion)

##232338##   

Displays Wi-Fi Mac-address

##1472365## 

For a quick GPS test (Use at your own discretion – Good for Android professionals and Android developers)

##1575##   

A Different type GPS test (Not sure if you wish to use or test this. User discretion is advisable)

##0283##    

Packet Loopback test (Do not use this code if you are not aware of advance functionality of Android)

##0##*  

LCD display test

##0673## OR ##0289##      

Audio test

##0842##   

Vibration and Backlight test

##2663##   

Displays touch-screen version

##2664##       

Touch-Screen test

##0588##    

Proximity sensor test

##3264##    

Ram version

##232331##   

Bluetooth test

##7262626## 

Field test

##232337#*#

Displays Bluetooth device address

##8255## 

For Google Talk service monitoring

##49862650468##*     

PDA, Phone, Hardware, RF Call Date firmware info (Check this from Android “About phone” section instead of code)

##1234##       

PDA and Phone firmware info ((Check this from Android “About phone” section instead of code)

##1111##       

FTA Software version (Check this from Android “About phone” section instead of code)

##2222##  

FTA Hardware version (Check this from Android “About phone” section instead of code)

##44336##     

Displays Build time and change list number

*#06#     

Displays IMEI number

##8351## 

Enables voice dialling logging mode

##8350##   

Disables voice dealing logging mode

##7780##   

Resetting your Android phone to factory state-Only deletes application data and applications (Use at your own discretion – Good for Android professionals and Android developers)

27673855#       

Put * before and after 2767. It's a complete wiping of your mobile also it re-installs the phones firmware (Use at your own discretion – Good for Android professionals and Android developers)

Few Tips to amaze friends

  • Did you know that pressing “Build Number” option under Phone Status under Setting for seven times, makes you an Android Developer?
  • Did you know that pressing “Android Version” under Phone Status for three times, gives you Android Logo at main screen

Do share any Tips and Tricks of your Droid in comment Section? I will try to compile all at one place for easy reference.

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